Amsterdam Centre for World Food Studies

Research Output 1995 2019

A continuous-time Markov chain approach for modeling of poverty dynamics. Application to Mozambique

Rabta, B., van den Boom, G. J. M. & Molini, V., 2016, In : African Development Review. 28, 4, p. 482-295

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

A spatially explicit assessment of current and future hotspots of hunger in Sub-Saharan Africa in the context of global change

Liu, J., Fritz, S., van Wesenbeeck, C. F. A., Fuchs, M., You, L., Obersteiner, M. & Yang, H., 1 Dec 2008, In : Global and Planetary Change. 64, 3-4, p. 222-235 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

hunger
global change
spatial resolution
cassava
food

Assessing the impact of road development on household welfare in rural Papua New Guinea

Edmonds, C., Wiegand, M., Koomen, E., Pradhan, M. P. & Andree, B. P. J., 2018, Financing Infrastructure in Asia and the Pacific: Capturing Impacts and New Sources. Yoshino, N., Helble, M. & Abidhadjaev, U. (eds.). Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute, p. 189-235 47 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Open Access

Behind the data: Evaluating health care interventions in developing countries

Tanovic, Z., 2018, 165 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Be Patient When Measuring Hyperbolic Discounting: Stationarity, Time Consistency and Time Invariance in a Field Experiment

Janssens, W., Kramer, B. & Swart, L., 1 May 2017, In : Journal of Development Economics. 126, -, p. 77-90 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File

Comments by Remco H. Oostendorp, on internationalization of Indian enterprises: Patterns, determinants, and policy issues

Oostendorp, R. H., 1 Jan 2017, In : Asian Economic Papers. 16, 1, p. 168-171 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalComment / Letter to the editorAcademic

Cooperation in polygynous households

Barr, A., Dekker, M., Janssens, W., Kebede, B. & Kramer, B., Apr 2019, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 11, 2, p. 266-283 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Household
Willingness

Disentangling urban and rural food security in West Africa

van Wesenbeeck, C. F. A., May 2018, Paris: OECD Publishing. 32 p. (OECD West African Papers; no. 15)

Research output: Book / ReportBookAcademicpeer-review

food security
nutrition
food
rural area
urban area

Do Farmers’ Asset Values Correlate with Land Quality?

Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Bunning, S., Biancalani, R., Ndiaye, D. & Nachtergaele, F., 2016, In : Journal of Sustainable Development. 9, 1, p. 268-285

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Double for nothing? Experimental evidence on an unconditional teacher salary increase in Indonesia

De Ree, J., Muralidharan, K., Pradhan, M. & Rogers, H., 1 May 2018, In : Quarterly Journal of Economics. 133, 2, p. 993-1039 47 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Indonesia
Teacher salaries
Employees
Public sector
Incumbents
File
Papua-New Guinea
household income
research project
road
infrastructure

Evaluation of Wastewater Treatment Plants in Jordan and Suitability for Reuse

Abdulla, F. A., Alfarra, A., Abu Qdais, H. & Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., 2016, In : Academia Journal of Environmental Sciences. 4, 7, p. 111-117

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Health insurance, a friend in need? Impacts of formal insurance and crowding out of informal insurance

Geng, X., Janssens, W., Kramer, B. & van der List, M., Nov 2018, In : World Development. 111, p. 196-210 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
crowding out
health insurance
insurance
health
health expenditure

How Lives Change: Palanpur, India and Development Economics

Lanjouw, P. F., Stern, N. & Himanshu, 2018, Oxford University press. 528 p.

Research output: Book / ReportBookAcademicpeer-review

India
Development economics
Agriculture
Farm
Economic growth

How to transition from cooperations to cooperatives: A case study of the factors impacting the organization of urban gardeners in Benin

Houessou, D. M., Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Aoudji, A. K. N., Thoto, F. S., Dossou, S. A. R., Snelder, D. J. R. M., Adegbidi, A. A. & de Cock Buning, T., 21 Aug 2019, In : Sustainability (Switzerland). 11, 17, p. 1-25 25 p., 4528.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Blueprints
Benin
Nutrition
organization
Economics

Identifying Hot Spots of Critical Forage Supply in Dryland Nomadic Pastoralist Areas: A Case Study for the Afar Region, Ethiopia

Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Keyzer, M. A., van Wesenbeeck, C. F. A., Georgis, K., Beyene, F., Urbano, F., Meroni, M., Leo, O., Yimer, M. & Abdullatif, M., 18 Nov 2017, In : Land. 6, 4, p. 1-31 31 p., 82.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
fodder
forage
routing
geographical distribution
livestock

Impact of an innovative financing and payment model on tuberculosis patients' financial burden: Is tuberculosis care more affordable for the poor?

Jiang, W. X., Long, Q., Lucas, H., Dong, D., Chen, J. Y., Xiang, L., Li, Q., Huang, F., Wang, H., Elbers, C., Cobelens, F. & Tang, S. L., 24 Mar 2019, In : Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 8, p. 1-10 10 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Health Expenditures
Tuberculosis
China
Health Services
Fee-for-Service Plans

Impact of the community healthcare plan and the free maternity services programme on maternal and child healthcare utilisation in rural Kenya: A dairy farmer population-based study

Brals, D., Nelissen, H., Van Der List, M., Faye, C., Juma, C., Elbers, C., Wit, F., Van Hensbroek, M. B. & Schultsz, C., Sep 2019, In : African health sciences. 19, 3, p. 2600-2614 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Community Health Services
Kenya
Mothers
Delivery of Health Care
Prenatal Care

Inclusive agribusiness under climate change: a brief review of the role of finance

Oostendorp, R., van Asseldonk, M., Gathiaka, J., Mulwa, R., Radeny, M., Recha, J., Wattel, C. & van Wesenbeeck, L., 1 Dec 2019, In : Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability. 41, p. 18-22 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

agroindustry
finance
smallholder
climate change
farmer

Inequity in healthcare needs, health service use and financial burden of medical expenditures in China: Results from a consecutive household monitoring study in Jiangsu Province

Jiang, W., Xu, X., Tang, S., Xu, L., Zhang, Y., Elbers, C., Cobelens, F. & Yan, L., 16 Dec 2019, In : BMC Health Services Research. 19, 1, 966.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Health Services Needs and Demand
Health Expenditures
China
Delivery of Health Care
Insurance

Investing in school readiness: A comparison of different early childhood education pathways in rural Indonesia

Nakajima, N., Hasan, A., Jung, H., Brinkman, S., Pradhan, M. & Kinnell, A., 1 Sep 2019, In : International Journal of Educational Development. 69, p. 22-38 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

school readiness
Indonesia
childhood
education
kindergarten

Less now or more later? Essays on the measurement of time preferences in economic experiments

Swart, L., 2018, 204 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Liquid Milk: Cash Constraints and Day-to-Day Intertemporal Choice in Financial Diaries

Geng, X., Janssens, W. & Kramer, B. N., Jan 2017, International Food Policy Research Institute, (IFPRI Discussion Paper; no. 01602).

Research output: Working paperProfessional

File
Sub-Saharan Africa
climate change
case studies
food security
Group

NBS [Nature-based solutions] for managing water availability

Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Alfarra, A. & Turton, A., 2018, The United Nations World Water Development Report 2018: Nature-based solutions for water. Editions UNESCO, p. 37-50 24 p. (World Water Development Report (WWDR); vol. 2018).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Non-farm diversification, inequality and mobility in Palanpur

Himanshu, Joshi, B. & Lanjouw, P., 25 Jun 2016, In : Economic and Political Weekly. 51, 26-27, p. 43-51 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

diversification
farm
economy
village
intergenerational mobility

Perceptions of healthcare quality in Ghana: Does health insurance status matter?

Duku, S. K. O., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Janssens, W. & Pradhan, M., 16 Jan 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 1, p. 1-17 17 p., e0190911.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Health insurance
health insurance
Ghana
Insurance Coverage
Quality of Health Care

Picking Winners: Measuring the Effectiveness of Selectively Placed Policy Interventions

Vigh, M. & Elbers, C. T. M., 2017, Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute, 36 p. (TI Discussion Paper Series; vol. 17, no. 110/V).

Research output: Working paperAcademic

Political Economy of Development, Conflict, and Business Networks

Child, T. B., 19 Jan 2018, Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute. 214 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access
File

Poverty dynamics in India between 2004 and 2012: Insights from longitudinal analysis using synthetic panel data

Dang, H. A. H. & Lanjouw, P. F., Oct 2018, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 67, 1, p. 131-170 40 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

panel data
poverty
India
questionnaire survey
questionnaire

Predicting working beyond retirement in the Netherlands: An interdisciplinary approach involving occupational epidemiology and economics

Scharn, M., van der Beek, A. J., Huisman, M., de Wind, A., Lindeboom, M., Elbers, C. T., Geuskens, G. A. & Boot, C. R., 1 Jul 2017, In : Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment and Health. 43, 4, p. 326-336 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Retirement
Netherlands
Epidemiology
Economics
Social Environment

Preventie van ziekteverzuim en arbeidsongeschiktheid, en de sociale zekerheidsspiraal.

den Butter, F. A. G. & Pradhan, M. P., 1995, 77 p. (Rapport aan de Overlegcommissie Verkenningen)

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

Quantifying the impact of land degradation on crop production: the case of Senegal

Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Keyzer, M. A. & Ndiaye, D., 2016, In : Solid Earth. An interactive open-access journal of the European Geosciences Union. 7, p. 93-103

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
land degradation
crop production
crop yield
fertilizer application
fertilizer

Regional Labor Market Integration, Shadow Wages and Poverty in Vietnam

Trung, L. D. & Oostendorp, R. H., 2017, In : World Development. 89, p. 34-56 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

labor market integration
regional labor market
regional integration
Vietnam
wage

Risk Coping by Firms during the Crisis

Guimbert, S. & Oostendorp, R. H., 2016, In : Economic Development and Cultural Change. 65, 1-October, p. 87-118

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

coping
firm
smoothing
credit
welfare

Successes and failures in rangeland restoration- an Icelandic case study

Petursdottir, T., Aradottir, A. L., Halldorsson, G. & Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., 2017, In : Land Degradation & Development. 28, 1, p. 34-45

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

The Financial Burden of Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases in Rural Nigeria: Wealth and Gender Heterogeneity in Health Care Utilization and Health Expenditures

Janssens, W., Goedecke, J., de Bree, G. J., Aderibigbe, S. A., Akande, T. M. & Mesnard, A., 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 11, p. e0166121 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Patient Acceptance of Health Care
health care costs
Nigeria
Health Expenditures
chronic diseases

The future of date palm cultivation in the Lower Jordan Valley of the West Bank

Sonneveld, B. G. J. S., Marei, A., Merbis, M. D. & Alfarra, A., Jul 2018, In : Applied Water Science. 8, p. 1-12 12 p., 113.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
West Bank
Phoenix dactylifera
Jordan
valleys
salinity

The impact of expanding access to early childhood education services in rural Indonesia

Brinkman, S. A., Hasan, A., Jung, H., Kinnell, A. & Pradhan, M. P., 2017, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 35, S1, p. S305-S335

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Education
Indonesia
Early childhood
Enrollment
Difference-in-differences

The Impact of Financial Education for Youth in Ghana

Berry, J., Karlan, D. & Pradhan, M., 1 Feb 2018, In : World Development. 102, p. 71-89 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Ghana
education
literacy
savings
school

The Impact of Road Development on Household Welfare in Rural Papua New Guinea

Wiegand, M., Koomen, E., Pradhan, M. P. & Edmonds, C., 2017, Amsterdam: Tinbergen Institute, 33 p. (TI Discussion Paper Series; vol. 17, no. 076/V).

Research output: Working paperAcademic

The impact of smallholder farmers’ participation in avocado export markets on the labor market, farm yields, sales prices, and incomes in Kenya

Amare, M., Mariara, J., Oostendorp, R. & Pradhan, M., 1 Nov 2019, In : Land Use Policy. 88, p. 1-13 13 p., 104168.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
labor market
avocados
smallholder
Kenya
sales

The Power to Protect: Household Bargaining and Female Condom Use

Cassidy, R., Groot Bruinderink, M. L., Janssens, W. & Morsink, K., 2018, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford, (CSAE Working Paper Series; no. WPS/2018-08).

Research output: Working paperAcademic

The role of preschool quality in promoting child development: Evidence from rural Indonesia*

Brinkman, S. A., Hasan, A., Jung, H., Kinnell, A., Nakajima, N. & Pradhan, M., 4 Jul 2017, In : European Early Childhood Education Research Journal. 25, 4, p. 483-505 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Indonesia
Child Development
evidence
classroom
rating scale

The social dilemma of microinsurance: Free-riding in a framed field experiment

Janssens, W. & Kramer, B., 2016, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 131-part B, November, p. 47-61

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Social dilemma
Free-riding
Microinsurance
Insurance
Field experiment